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State Summary: Missouri, 2022 Senior Report
Missouri
2022 Senior Report
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State Findings: Missouri, 2022, 2022 Senior Report
Strengths
  • Low prevalence of excessive drinking
  • High home health care worker rate
  • Low prevalence of severe housing problems
Challenges
  • High prevalence of frequent physical distress
  • High percentage of low-care nursing home residents
  • High prevalence of smoking
Highlights
  • Drug deaths increased 186% from 2.9 to 8.3 deaths per 100,000 adults ages 65+ between 2008-2010 and 2018-2020
  • Full-mouth teeth extractions decreased 29% from 24.9% to 17.7% of adults ages 65+ between 2012 and 2020
  • Geriatric providers increased 26% from 24.4 to 30.8 per 100,000 adults ages 65+ between September 2018 and September 2021
WEBSITE: health.mo.gov
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